Last updated 8/6/2020 at 5:45am
EDITOR’S NOTE: Some events are being canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus. We recommend calling or emailing ahead to make sure events are still on.
Do you need help with your German or Scandinavian research? Sno-Isle Genealogical Society is offering free help at its Research Library, 19827 Poplar Way, Heritage Park, Lynnwood. Lee Langsted, an experienced researcher in these areas, is available by appointment to give one-on-one assistance for 45 min. Call 425-775-6267 to schedule an appointment. Info: 425-778-6062.
SnoCo Clothing and Textile Advisors
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sewing totes for children who are being temporarily cared for at Safe Place in Everett. Bring your sewing machine, regular sewing equipment, and a few basic colors of construction thread. Kits and instructions will be provided. Bring your brown bag lunch. Cedar Valley Grange, Lynnwood. Info: 425-743-0118.
Edmonds Bookshop: Melissa Ann Peterson
Noon-1 p.m. Set against the backdrop of a decaying Pacific Northwest lumber town, "Vera Violet" is a debut novel that explores themes of poverty, violence, and environmental degradation as played out in the young lives of a group of close-knit friends. Edmonds Bookshop, 111 Fifth Ave. S, Edmonds. Info: edmondsbookshop.com, 425-775-2789.
7 p.m. Steel Magic Northwest presents its annual, local end-of-winter concert featuring all four of Edmonds groups (Steel Mojo, the Steel Dragons, Pan Wizards, and Mystical Steel). Edmonds Adventist Church, 8625 196th St. SW, Edmonds. Free admission, donations accepted. Info: [email protected]
“Coffee and Conversation”
10 a.m. Third Friday of the month. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women. Meet neighbors, learn of volunteer opportunities. Bistro 76, 18401 76th Ave. W, Edmonds. Info: esk-wa.aauw.net, [email protected]
Library book sale
Friends of the Edmonds Library ongoing sale. Bargains on some old favorites, and some surprising new reads. Also available are bargain priced books, CDs, and DVDs too. All proceeds support library programs and services. Info: EdmondsLibraryFriends.org.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)
TOPS is a support system for people trying to lose weight. Members attend weekly meetings. They will weigh in, discuss problems, and hold educational sessions. First meeting is free. Meetings every Tuesday morning at Maplewood Presbyterian Church, 19523 84th Ave. W, Edmonds.